Dr Hakon Adalsteinsson

Hakon Adalsteinsson is Project Manager Ecology at Landsvirkjun Sameignarfelag, Iceland, which he joined in September 2009.

Specialised in Hydropower surveying and Environmental impacts, he has extensive experience in Limnological researches, management of Environmental Impact analyses, management of follow-up projects, pre-feasibility studies of Hydro Power projects and licensing administration (as he was previously employed in the National Energy Authority, a governmental institute). Pre-feasibility analyses of Hydro Power projects included evaluation of the best layout, taking into account both environmental and economic aspects. The management of environmental studies includes planning, selection of advisors, evaluation of results and possible mitigation efforts.